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  • 512.258.7529 (PLAY)
  • Near Barnes & Noble
  • 14010 N Hwy 183, Ste 535
  • Austin, TX 78717
  • Fax 512.258.0902
  • email:

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday
7:30 am to 10 pm
7:30 am to 12:30 am
8:00 am to 12:30 am
12:00 pm to 8:00 pm


We are closed on the following Holidays:

  • New Year's Day (January 1st)
  • Easter Sunday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day (December 25th)

We have early closings on:

  • Day before Thanksgiving Day (6:30 pm)
  • Christmas Eve (5 pm)

We are open until 1 am on New Year's Eve at our Lakeline location. Reservations are accepted.

  • We have temporary changes in operating hours on Sundays periodically due to corporate training and staff development. These changes are communicated in advance at our Reception, by email and social media.


$35 Registration Fee

This is a one-time fee for the entire family.


Hourly Drop-in Rates

1st Child (18 mos & over)
$10 per hour
Siblings (18 mos & over)
$4 per hour
Infants (6 wks - 17 mos)
$12 per hour
Additional Infant (6 wks - 17 mos)
$6 per hour
  • Charges are calculated to the minute
  • Infants are considered the 1st child if there are multiple children in the family attending at the same time
  • Reservations are not required, however availability is based on capacity
  • Due to nursery capacity, to ensure an opening for infants 17 months and under a reservation is required
  • Hourly rates are subject to change without notice
  • Refer a friend and you each receive a free hour for one child

PlayPal Prepay Packages

Pay in advance of services and save on hourly drop-in child care

10% Discount (Save $10)

Pay $90 for $100 of drop-in child care / $9 per hour

20% Discount (Save $50)

Pay $200 for $250 of drop-in child care / $8 per hour

30% Discount (Save $300)

Pay $700 for $1000 of drop-in child care / $7 per hour

  • Prepay hourly rates based on one child 18 mos and up (add $2 for infant)
  • A credit in the amount of the discount is applied at the time of purchase
  • The prepay credit has no cash value
  • Prepay packages may be used for any child in the family
  • Drop-in charges and meals may be applied to prepays
  • Prepays may not be combined with other discounted offers (preschool, after-school, camp or special offers)
  • Prepays are non-refundable under any circumstance
  • May be transferred to another family account
  • Must be purchased in advance of service
  • Membership required to qualify
  • Prepays do not expire
  • May be used at either the Austin or Round Rock location

Flexible Fulltime Care Tuition

18 months and up - $850/month
Infant 6 weeks to 17 mos - $1100/month

9 to 5 doesn't work for you?

We offer a flexible fulltime tuition option for families who want regularly scheduled care with flexible hours.

18 months and up:

The program includes 50 hours per week of care for one child 18 months and up for one month. The hours/days of attendance must be scheduled in advance and remain consistent for the month (10 hours per day in a 5 day per calendar week schedule).

Infants 6 weeks to 17 months:

50 hours per week, 10 hours per day. Hours must be scheduled in advance and remain consistent.

  • A valid credit card must be on file
  • Tuition is billed the 1st of each month
  • Attendance outside of the flexible fulltime schedule is billed at the standard drop-in rate
  • This offer may not be combined with other Wanna Play offers
  • Flexible fulltime spaces are limited
  • Tuition is non-refundable and expires monthly

Snacks & Meals

  • $3.75 Breakfast
  • $4.75 Lunch & Dinner (pizza is served Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings)
  • (You may provide your own)
  • Snacks served at no charge (Animal Crackers or Cheerios)

To ensure your child is on the Pizza Order, please call by 5:00 pm to let us know they will be eating with us on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings

In accordance with State Standards, a child in attendance 4 or more hours will be served a meal. Their account will be charged $4.75

Wanna Play is a "peanut free" facility. Should a child bring a meal containing a peanut product, we will replace it with a meal from our menu for $4.75

Out-of-Town Guests

We welcome out-of-town guests! Our guest rate is $1.00 more per hour for each guest child than the standard hourly drop-in rate.

All Guests must complete Registration Forms

Late Policy

  • We are licensed by the state to operate only during our posted hours.
  • In addition to the hourly rate, $1.00 for every minute after closing hours.

Wanna Learn Preschool

  • A flexible preschool alternative for kids ages 18 months to 5 years
  • Class Hours: 9 am to 2 pm

2018-19 Session Monthly Tuition | August 20 - May 31

One Day Program

Choose weekday ~ $120

Two Day Program

Tue & Thurs ~ $240

Three Day Program

Tues, Wed, Thurs ~ $345

Four Day Program

Mon-Thurs ~ $430

Five Day Program

Mon-Fri ~ $490

  • Wanna Play Registration Required
  • Snack provided
  • Tuition is nonrefundable and nontransferable for any reason
  • Siblings who attend as drop-in during preschool hours are billed at the first child rate unless they are also attending on preschool tuition rate
  • Tuition is pay-as-you-go and is due by the 1st of the month in order for your child to attend at the preschool rate.
  • We offer flexible schedule options. To enroll, complete a Preschool Agreement indicating your schedule choices. You may return the hard copy form to the center or call us to receive a link to an online form.
  • Enjoy the flexibility of simply paying the drop-in rate if your child remains past preschool hours!

Camp Wanna Play - Summer 2018

  • Themed Summer Camps for kids 5 to 12 yrs
  • Daily themed STEM activities
  • Camp rates include snacks, lunch and activity
  • Weekly Camp $250 from 7:30 am - 5:30 pm